Victoria, Texas 

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Population

66,515

+7.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$46,745

Median Home Price

$148,400

Best Places to Live in Victoria, Texas

Small city - Southeast Texas, 40 miles inland from the Gulf Coast. April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Victoria, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Diverse economy
-Pleasant winter climate
Cons
-Entertainment
-Low educational attainment
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in Victoria
 $320,000 
7276 US Highway 87 S
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2062 SqFt
 $1,150,000 
6903 FM 236
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 4100 SqFt
 $489,000 
304 Salem Crossing Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2754 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Victoria Metro Area

Victoria, a small agricultural and industrial center, resides in the middle of a triangle formed by Houston, San Antonio, and Corpus Christi on the coastal plain of southeast Texas. Located on transportation routes about 30 miles inland from the Gulf, Victoria is home to several petrochemical and plastics companies, including large Dow Chemical and DuPont plants and an assortment of other manufacturers. Ranching and meatpacking round out the economic picture. While employment prospects are moderate, the town has a very low cost of living profile and high incomes giving a strong Buying Power index. There is a historic downtown district


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Texas
County: Victoria County
Metro Area: Victoria Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Victoria
Zip Codes: 77901 77904
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 91 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Victoria is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Victoria jobs have decreased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Victoria's cost of living is 7.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Victoria's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Victoria, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Victoria county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Victoria's population is 66,515 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Victoria is $148,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Victoria public schools spend $8,840 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Victoria. More Education


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Housing Market in Victoria

It's a good time to buy in Victoria. Home Appreciation is up 13.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Victoria Real Estate

The median home price in Victoria is $148,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Victoria   6 Reviews
Inez over Victoria - 9/6/2012
Used to live in Victoria but raising a family there was terrible. We were secluded in our development but when the kids got out into public schools even at the low... Read More

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Industrial ISD - 9/6/2012
I live in Victoria but I transferred my kids into Industrial ISD. Great school district, better than most private school you would find in Texas. We are in the process... Read More

One of the worst places to live - 10/23/2011
Have been living here for 3 years now and have never lived in a place where there are so many rude people. Every nice apartment complex you find is assisted living, so... Read More


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77901 77904

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NEW LISTINGS IN VICTORIA
$320,000
7276 US Highway 87 S
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,150,000
6903 FM 236
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$489,000
304 Salem Crossing Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$110,000
1805 E Virginia Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$249,900
2085 Fordtran Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$134,885
3304 Seagull St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$68,000
1602 E Anaqua Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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